G. J. Hopkins v. Jno. Puryear

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
G. J. Hopkins v. Jno. Puryear
Case Date: 
1890
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Breach of Contract

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Division: 
Middle
Number of Pages: 
107
Notes / Description: 

Plaintiff sold defendant a cotton gin, press, and machinery connected to the gin. Plaintiff also agreed to lease the ground upon which the gin stood for ten years, as long as no one else used the gin or the property. Plaintiff alleged that defendant allowed someone else to use the gin and property, therefore breaching the contract.